Joseph Oakden

Joseph Oakden

Automation Services Manager – Day to day duties include the technical overseeing of the automation department, providing technical expertise to engineering staff, the improvement of internal procedures, internal and external project development and the design of test facilities. Also attend customer’s sites in the case of critical failures and in the case of technical difficulties.

Favourite Meal: You can’t beat shashlik cooked over an open fire on a warm summer evening.
Favourite Drink: In between my duties at work, my university studies and a toddler son I find a strong coffee is mandatory.
Favourite Team: I don’t watch sports.
Favourite City: Gomel, Belarus
Interests / Hobbies: Continuous improvement of my engineering knowledge and spending as much time with my wife and son as possible.
Favourite Saying: If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old
Hero: Nikola Tesla – an innovator so far ahead of his time we are only now catching up with him.